10 top scoring California school districts (2012)

After analyzing test scores, GreatSchools uncovered these 10 districts with the highest average test scores.

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By GreatSchools Staff

Name of district

Average
GreatSchools
Rating 2012

La Canada Unified School District
La Canada, CA
4 schools: 3,993 students
Grades: K - 12

10.0

Mill Valley Elementary School District
Mill Valley, CA
6 schools: 2,711 students
Grades: K - 8

10.0

Moraga Elementary School District
Moraga, CA
4 schools: 1,722 students
Grades: K - 8

10.0

Orinda Union Elementary School District
Orinda, CA
5 schools: 2,345 students
Grades: K - 8

10.0

Reed Union Elementary School District
Tiburon, CA
3 schools: 1,261 students
Grades: K - 9

10.0

San Marino Unified School District
San Marino, CA
4 schools: 3,228 students
Grades: K - 12

10.0

Saratoga Union Elementary School District
Saratoga, CA
4 schools: 2,240 students
Grades: K - 8

10.0

Del Mar Union Elementary School District
San Diego, CA
8 schools: 4,169 students
Grades: K - 6

9.9

Manhattan Beach Unified School District
Manhattan Beach, CA
7 schools: 6,594 students
Grades: K - 12

9.9

Lafayette Elementary School District
Lafayette, CA
5 schools: 3,205 students
Grades: K - 8

9.8